Thursday, January 05, 2012

January 05 - French Guitar Charts

EPE added a press-release on a new Elvis themed Fender Guitar the "Elvis Kingman" acoustic guitar.

From the press-release:
You can own a guitar just like the one Elvis played in the ’67 movie “Clambake.”  Fender® Acoustics proudly presents the Elvis® Kingman™ acoustic guitar— featuring Fender’s famous mid-’60s “Wildwood” finish with elegantly striking color and detail. 

Highly distinctive features include Presley’s signature on the front of the Wildwood-style headstock, solid spruce top with scalloped X-bracing for full and resonant tone, laminated Wildwood-style back and sides, Ivoroid neck and body binding, stylish dual checkerboard rosette, maple neck, 20-fret rosewood fingerboard with block position inlays and bone nut, Fender “Viking” rosewood bridge with cream-colored pins and compensated bone saddle, chrome hardware and gloss neck and body finish. For more information and details about the Elvis Kingman acoustic guitar, go to


These are the salesfigures for this week Elvis got one album inside the Billboard 200; "Afternoon in the Garden". Two albums charted in both the  Billboard Catalog Chart and in the Billboad Seasonal Chart

Album Sales this week / Last / Total Soundscan / Position Billboard
- An Afternoon In The Garden 4,731 / 9,925 / 411,480 / #167 BB200
- Best of love 2,916 / 6,467 / 215,227 / #104 BBTCat 
- Elvis Country 2,421 / 4,425 /  81,129 / #24 BBTCat
- Gospel/An evening prayer 2,034, 4,108, 128, 816, #187 BBTCat
- It's Christmas Time 1,594 / 15,522 / 1,385,233 / #31 BBSch
- Elvis' Christmas 699 / 14,349 / 599, 097 / #73 BBSCh
- Christmas Duets 568 / 6.588 / 489,707 / #87 BBSCh 
- Blue Christmas 468 / 4.095 / 744,904 / #99 BBSCh 

Elvis, Les Premieres Annees

Stephane Baches book "Elvis, The Early Years" will be released in a French version entitled "Les Premieres Annees". The book is due April 2012.

Preview Inside King Creole
When Erik Lorentzen and Pal Granlund announced their new Frame By Frame  books, many fans remarked: why recycle all the old pictures that we have seen over and over? Well, here's proof that the pictures in the new books will blow you away! These page examples from the upcoming King Creole show you how brilliant the books will be.

Official clip for Elvis Presley In Concert
Here it is, the official YouTube Video Clip for the March 2012 European show "Elvis Presley In Concert". We're pretty sure that you, as visitor of this website, have already attended one or more of these semi live concerts, but in case you haven't: this clip gives you a pretty good idea of what to expect in 2 months from now.

(Source: EPE / FECC / Elvis Club Berlin / Elvis Matters)